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Pitch Perfect High School Competition

Apply for Pitch Perfect 2016!

Pitch Perfect 2016 is a business pitching competition open to high school students across India.

Kingston is the #1 university in the UK for graduate start-ups and has an excellent reputation in integrating entrepreneurial skills across all our faculties. Successful entrepreneurs know that a good business idea needs an equally strong pitch, if you want to attract investors.

Prizes

  • 1st prize - Mentorship from Kingston University to turn your pitch into a real business. We'll also be your first investor! We'll give you Rs25k to help with business start-up costs and a £4000 scholarship* to study at the UK's top entrepreneurship university
  • 2nd prize - Fee Waiver for our Business Summer School
  • The Selection Panel will be made up of academics and entrepreneurs from India and the UK. The panel will want to see a pitch that is innovative, based on market demand, and is financially viable.

    *to claim the scholarship, the student will need to receive an offer for one of our Undergraduate courses

    How to Apply

    Teams made up of high school students will need to submit an online application, outlining the business idea (remember to demonstrate innovation, market demand and financial viability).

    The online application will be available on this page soon.

    Deadline to apply: 31st March 2017.

    More information about the application and selection process will be available on this page in December 2016.

    Who can apply? 

    The Pitch Perfect competition is open to Indian students who are enrolled at Indian High Schools, grade XI and XII.

    Applications can be submitted by an individual student or by teams. In the event that a team wins, the prize will be awarded to the Team Captain.

    For more information, please email India@kingston.ac.uk

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